The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, William Nwankwo Alo, has called for synergy between Government and the private sector in promoting Labour-friendly policies.
Alo spoke in Abuja when he received in audience the Director General, Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), Timothy Olawale, and his entourage.
He described NECA as a critical and dependable partner in maintaining industrial harmony in Nigeria, and encouraged the Association to join hands with Government to move the country forward.
The Permanent Secretary pledged Government’s continued support to NECA, and appreciated the Association’s outstanding performance in providing the platform for private sector employers to interact with Government.
He assured NECA that Government placed a lot of score on the private sector, and appreciated its support.
The Permanent Secretary was optimistic that Government and NECA would continue to have a robust relationship, which would bring peace and tranquillity in the work environment.
Earlier, the Director General, Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association, Timothy Olawale, pledged the continued partnership with Government to deepen the nation’s industrial relation’s system, and ensure industrial harmony.